This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.
This foundation unit is fully online
CAD001 is a core unit at Foundation level in the Bachelor of Dementia Care (BDC). This unit is strongly recommended for students to complete before they study other units in the BDC as it is specially designed for preparing students to study the BDC. CAD001 supports students in developing technology and academic skills that are essential for successful online study at the University of Tasmania. It introduces specific software programs and tools used throughout the BDC degree. It also teaches how to write reflective essays with a guideline on how to find and reference resources obtained from different databases.
|Unit name||Learning Online in Health Studies|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre
|Discipline||Wicking Dementia Research & Education Centre|
Dr Sunny Jang
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2019: $820.00||2019: $2,037.00||090507|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
Database searches and summary (30%), Reflective writing (30%, 500 words), Formatting Task (20%), Discussion Boards (20%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Cottrell, Stella (2013) The Study Skills Handbook, 4thedition Palgrave Macmillan
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